DEANNA JENKINS was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee where she trained in Jazz, Tap, Tumbling, Hip Hop, Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary and Modern. She also studied musical theater, singing and acting with the Nashville Stageworks Theater. She is a graduate of Nashville School of the Arts (dance and choreography). She is also a graduate of DC Dance Factory where she was a competitive company dancer for 8 years. While at DC Dance she served as assistant to Nick Bass.
She now resides in LA and has danced for artists such as Justin Bieber (World Tour), Hailee Steinfeld (tour), Gwen Stefani, Jason DeRulo, Camilla Cabello, Demi Lovato, Marc Anthony, Will Smith, Bad Bunny, Victor Manuelle, Pharrell/NERD, Zendaya (tour), Kehlani, Sevyn Streeter (tour), PIA MIA, Jordan Fisher.
Her TV credits include: SuperStore, Jimmy Fallon Tonight Show, Grammy Awards, The Voice, Latin Grammy Awards, I-Heart Radio Awards, Radio Disney Music Awards, James Corden-Late Show, Pro Bowl, Sonic Lip Sync Battle commercial.
She has served as assistant to various choreographers such as Nick DeMoura, Eden Shabtai, Willdabeast Adams, Janelle Ginestra and Misha Gabriel, to name a few.
She continues to train in LA taking classes with some of the top choreographers, constantly honing her skills. Deanna loves LA, is proud to be represented by Bloc Agency and so excited to have the opportunity to work hard and make her dreams come true!